Our Work

The SPF's mission is to promote a diverse and successful real estate industry. We work with local and national governments to enable our industry to thrive, to support the millions of savers and pensioners invested in Scottish real estate, and to maximise the contribution of our industry to productive and sustainable communities across Scotland. 

In this section you can learn more about our work and browse our publications including research, briefing papers, consultation responses, and our monthly newsletter, SPF Voice.

Voice March 2021

In this month’s edition, SPF Chair Michaela Sullivan introduces the SPF's Scottish election action plan, while the application of the Business Growth Accelerator in Edinburgh is explored in Industry Insight.
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Scottish Elections 2021: Realising the Potential of Real Estate

Ahead of the Scottish Parliament elections in May, this action plan sets out proposals to drive investment into the Scottish property sector and help deliver a sustainable and inclusive economic recovery from the pandemic.
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DPEA guidance for reporters

The SPF response to the planning and environmental appeals consultation on the impact of COVID-19 on site inspections and upcoming oral process arrangments.

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SPF commercial property owner survey sheds light on COVID-19 experiences

An SPF survey of commercial property owners to identify landlord and tenant responses to the economic emergency caused by COVID-19 and to examine the business conditions facing owners and investors.

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